Spaulding Classification in ultrasound probe reprocessing

Posted by Nanosonics on Oct 26, 2018 5:30:08 PM

Watch Video -`The Big Picture’ - Spaulding Classification in ultrasound probe reprocessing (time 4:15 mins)

The rapid expansion of ultrasound has brought great benefit to patients, however, there are some patient safety challenges to navigate. This session will review some of the recent literature on ultrasound procedure related outbreaks, and will review the Spaulding classification system, a framework used to determine medical device reprocessing requirements based on the patient contact site.

To find out more about Challenges of Infection Control in Ultrasound watch the complete video recording presented at the Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography (SDMS)  conference 2018. Click Here 

 

Topics: Emergency Medicine:, Ultrasound Probe Infection Risk, ultrasound, ultrasound probes, Spaulding Classification in ultrasound

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